Search Multiple Maine Historical Newspaper Collections at Once

Recently, I stumbled upon a Maine website that provides the ability to search multiple online historical collections that were provided by Advantage Archives in conjunction with Maine libraries. The website where you can perform this search is at https://www.mainegenealogy.net/community_archives_search.asp I have not seen any other state provide this multi-collection search. This is a very useful […]

Digital Michigan Newspapers Adds/Updates 15 Titles – April 2024

Digital Michigan Newspapers regularly adds or updates newspaper titles for the collection. Last month 15 titles were added or updated (Information provided by Veridian Software, which powers the Digital Michigan Newspapers website). Here is the list of titles: To access the site go to Digital Michigan Newspapers

Virginia Chronicle Newspaper Collection Adds/Updates 29 Titles – April 2024

Virginia Chronicle regularly adds or updates newspaper titles for the collection. Last month 29 titles were added or updated (Information provided by Veridian Software, which powers the Virginia Chronicle website). Here is the list of titles: To access the site go to Virginia Chronicle

University of Michigan Makes Historical Black Community Newspapers Available

A new collection of Flint Black Community Historical Newspapers is now available. From the new website: “The Black Community Newspapers collection offers a long-forgotten glimpse into the Black community of Flint. This first set, provided by the Flint Public Library, covers the end of World War II and the beginning of the Civil Rights Era. […]

3,750 Free Online Genealogy Research Websites – Listed By State

If you follow The Ancestor Hunt, you know that we specialize in curating and presenting links to Free Online Genealogy Records, Collections, and Indexes by genealogical category. You can always get to these links by selecting the Resources tab and then the By Locations page, selecting a state, and then a category. Not all genealogy-related material fits […]

11 Things You Can Find by Researching Alumni Records

Maybe it’s just me, but I have never heard anyone write or talk about using Alumni Records in their genealogy research. I use them personally and have discovered mountains of information in these gems. I contend that alumni records are part directories, part newspapers and magazines, part biographies, part obituaries, part yearbooks, part vital records, […]

Finding Free Online Genealogy Collections in Arizona

If you follow The Ancestor Hunt, you know that we specialize in curating and presenting links to Free Online Genealogy Records, Collections, and Indexes by genealogical category. Everything that is online for free has not been captured in our link lists, as there are specific categories and resources that have not been curated as yet, […]

Finding Free Online Genealogy Collections in Nevada

If you follow The Ancestor Hunt, you know that we specialize in curating and presenting links to Free Online Genealogy Records, Collections, and Indexes by genealogical category. Everything that is online for free has not been captured in our link lists, as there are specific categories and resources that have not been curated as yet, […]

Finding Free Online Genealogy Collections in Wyoming

If you follow The Ancestor Hunt, you know that we specialize in curating and presenting links to Free Online Genealogy Records, Collections, and Indexes by genealogical category. Everything that is online for free has not been captured in our link lists, as there are specific categories and resources that have not been curated as yet, […]

Finding Free Online Genealogy Collections in Alaska

If you follow The Ancestor Hunt, you know that we specialize in curating and presenting links to Free Online Genealogy Records, Collections, and Indexes by genealogical category. Everything that is online for free has not been captured in our link lists, as there are specific categories and resources that have not been curated as yet, […]